Tyler Richard Trusty, 35, passed away on Sunday, April 23, 2023 in White Signal,

NM. He was born in Albuquerque, NM on April 16, 1988.

When Ty was 13 years old he moved to Caballo, NM and lived with his Aunt Alma

and Uncle Bob Grantham. He went to school and worked the ranch with his Uncle

“Bobby G”. Bobby G bought him his first horse “Badger”. Ty was born a cowboy

and loved working the ranch. When he was 21, Bobby G passed away. Ty worked

in Texas in the oil fields for a time and returned to Las Cruces, NM. He was

employed by Toro Rock until his passing. Ty was friends with everyone he met

and he took care of his friends. He was loyal to the end.

Survivors include his mother, Patty Trusty; brother and best friend, Dakota Trusty

and Nina Osuna; nieces, Jayla Gallegos and Shaycee Rae Trusty; aunts - Charlotte

Hall and husband, Willard, and Alma Weldy and husband, John; and cousins –

Jimbo Hall, Shawna Hall, Jordy Gurule, and Stuart Grantham. Other survivors

include his friends/brother and sister-in-law Josh and Shelby Montano; nephews

Julian, Seth, and Kasen, and niece, Mayzie Montano; close friends, Justin Roberts

and family, Tucker Ham, Treyson Johnson, Bill Goodson, Joe Chatfield, Shawn

Woods, and Si Ragsdale. He was preceded in death by his grandparents - Dick and

Edna Gordon, and Tommy and Joan Trusty; and his friend, Adam Peterson.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2023, at 6:00 P.M. at the

Caballo Church. Honorary Pallbearers will be Josh Montano, Justin Roberts, Joe

Chatfield, Si Ragsdale, Tucker Ham, Treyson Johnson, Bill Goodson, Shawn

Woods, Jimbo Hall, and Stuart Grantham.

Arrangements are by Kirikos Family Funeral Home, Inc. & Sierra Crematory,

LLC, 303 N. Cedar St., T. or C., NM 87901, 575/894-2574. For memorial

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My sincere condolences to the Family. We were just getting know him, he was a caring, loving, and very special person. RIP Ty


Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Our prayers are with you and your family always. Love Tom & RoseAnn Wireman


My deepest condolences to Tyler's entire fily!!film!!! He was such a good guy and an amazing friend!!! Rest in peace my dear Trusty!!! 💗💗💗



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